Learn how scientists are using bacteria to create different types of fuels.
How does fire pass from one burning stick to another unlit stick?
If you own a cat you know that they have a very distinctive blink. Learn the purpose behind this symbol.
Astronomers have found a planet with water known as HD 189733b.
We often hear about woman experiencing postpartum depression but did you know that men can experience it too?
Men who marry younger women increase their life expectancy. However, do women who marry younger men life longer?
Is it true that pregnant women should avoid high heels?
This is just a little physics quiz to get you thinking!
When volcanoes erupt underwater, do the waves and ocean currents help calm the eruption?
Could a fire department stop a volcano? Learn about the town of Vestmannaeyjar and their brave firefighters who battled a volcano.
You've watched astronauts complete dangerous missions on space walks. Couldn't they use suction cups and suction themselves to the ship?
We've all played the penny stack game. Is there anyway to prevent the pennies from falling over?
Penguins are being harmed by the changes to the environment.
Why is the Middle East the place to find oil?
Raspberries, kiss squeaks, and grumphs are all noises made by orangutans. Learn how orangutans communicate and use gestures.
Have you heard about the great solar energy enthusiast, Auguste Mouchot?
Scientists are experimenting with rat whiskers. The have found that they stop a stroke from occurring. Cool, right? But, would it work on humans?
The three states of water are solid, liquid, and gas. But, what happens when water "sublimates?"
How does sublimation change the way ice cubes look?
What is the distinctive sound of the ocean hitting the sand: Woooosh!
It's time again for the Moment of Science Physics Quiz!
Mudslides may seem like total muddy chaos, but what is the cause?
Scientists have discovered million-year-old evidence that our ancestors may have been cannibals.
What were you like as a child? Chances are, your adult personality is very similar to your childhood personality.
Early bloomers have always been around. However, there is a noticeable trend of girls as young as 7-years-old who are already hitting puberty.
A smarter electricity grid will help cut your energy bill and prevent blackouts in the summer heat.
Forensic scientists are now using dogs' DNA to help stop dogfighting and abuse.
Video games are not just for kids anymore! Researchers are experimenting with video games that help the elderly with their memory.
What do illegal drugs and baked goods have in common? Well, chemistry!
An unusual partnership is happening on the African plain. The whistling-thorn acacia tree is using ants to defend against elephant attacks.
So what's all this hype about "string theory"? Find out what scientists are saying about it now!
How well to you pay attention to your backyard buzz? Time to take out our magnifying glasses and get personal.
Computer scientists say that cell phone batteries are going to need a major recharge.
Scientists have conducted surveys on just about EVERYTHING (including surveys)!
How did the apple manage to survive what killed off the dinosaurs?
Find out what World Water Monitoring Day is all about and how you can get involved.
Scientists claim they may have found a new way to fight antibiotic-resistant superbugs...with a little help from frogs!
This is one pretty outstanding cow. Besides setting world records, this Wisconsin dairy cow is helping the environment too!
Why does my pet do that? A Moment of Science gathers some of our favorite pet-related podcasts.
Scientific research is awesome when chocolate is involved! Learn what scientists are doing to understand the inner workings of the Theobroma cacao tree.
The circulatory system isn't the only part of the body that keeps a beat. The brain needs rhythm too!
Have you ever been to the Science for Citizens' site? Find out what it's all about!
Scientists have found aerosol particles that would have dominated the Earth's pre-industrial atmosphere.
Brain stimulation and hand preference go, well, hand-in-hand. Researchers are investigating whether they can manipulate if you are a righty or lefty.